1960's Sun Downers

Safely back on the deck of the U.S.S. Kitty Hawk,
Commander Doyle Lynn emerges from the rescue
helicopter on June 8, 1964, a day after being shot down.

Christmas card from the the U.S.S. Kitty Hawk. The men are wearing their dress whites and spelled the words Merry Christmas on the deck.
Lt. Longo making a practice
approach to cva-63 1962-63 cruise.
Photo courtesy of Tony Longo
Submitted by Henk "Omar" van der Lugt
Crusaders
Photo courtesy of Tony Longo
Submitted by Henk "Omar" van der Lugt
Squadron

THE OLD MAN (Commanding Officer)
Skippers of VF-111 Fighter Squadron over the years
1961
1962
1963
1963
1965
1965
1965
1966
1967
1968
1969
Commander Homer A. Winter
Commander Robert E. Moore
Lieutenant Commander Alford G. Wellons
Commander Charles E. Ray
Commander James L. A.  Haye
Commander Doyle W. Lynn
Commander Dempsey Butler Jr.
Commander Richard M. Cook
Commander Robert L. Rasmussen
Commander Jack L. Finney
Commander Charles G. Dimon

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